Sample Ex Parte Application for Extension of Time to Plead for California
This sample ex parte application for extension of time to plead for California is filed to request the Court to allow more time to respond to a complaint or cross-complaint pursuant to Code of Civil Procedure section 1054 on the grounds that good cause exists such as a family emergency, more time to retain an attorney, etc. The sample is 11 pages and includes brief instructions, a memorandum of points and authorities, sample declaration, declaration regarding ex parte notice and proposed order. The author is a freelance paralegal that has worked in California and Federal litigation since 1995. Note that the author is NOT an attorney and no guarantee or warranty is provided.